Witcher 3: The Wild Hunt. We Skyrim Now.

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  1. TrustyPatches

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    Yeah it’s completely unfair to get labeled a bigot or sexist in these situations and I can tell by the threads you start and the interests you make apparent on this site that you enjoy history. I apologize if it came off that I thought you had an agenda but it just feels like a lot of people do
     
  2. Jake Barnes

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    It does create other complications with casting. Is Emyhr going to be black? Are all of the Cintrians black? What about the Skelligers? Or the elves?

    A big part of what makes Ciri the Queen of all Macguffins is that she’s the heir to basically every throne on the Continent, so they’re going to have to scatter POCs throughout the royal houses to maintain continuity.
     
  3. Popovio

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    Didn't interpret it that way :respek:
     
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  4. TrustyPatches

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    I’m sure that’s how they’ll approach it. This also is probably very much a bottom line issue whereas this story could use an injection of color to sell it to a larger audience. Netflix probably sees this as their game of thrones and Martin, for all his faults still managed to have a very diverse cast of characters to put on screen.
     
  5. Wu

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    The show is going to draw from the books and not necessarily the games, correct?
     
  6. TrustyPatches

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    Seems like it might be going off on a path of its own. There was already a polish version tv adaptation that I think was rather faithful to the books
     
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  7. Popovio

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    Maybe there's a recessive gene in the elder blood that governs melanin production. Or perhaps Lara Dorren got down in Ofir and Zerrakania once upon a time.
     
  8. Illinihockey

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    Reminds me of people mad that heimdall was cast as black
     
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  9. Popovio

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    Huh, I didn't even know he was white in the comics. I can't really see anyone else in that role, I love Idris Elba.
     
  10. Illinihockey

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    He’s a Norse god
     
  11. Popovio

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  12. jorge

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    From what I've come to understand, BAME doesn't mean specifically black. For all we know they could have some vaguely Asian girl play Ciri so people could conceivably still think Geralt was her biological father.

    But even if everyone but Geralt is black so be it. I like those kinds of changes way more than changes to the personality/morals of characters. People get way too caught up in that sort of thing.
     
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  13. Wu

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    Ughhhhhh

     
  14. TheGrifter

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  16. Wu

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    I’m going to give them the benefit of the doubt and believe it’s supposed to be a younger Geralt
     
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    Hate to say I told yall so...but I told yall so
     
  18. RonBurgundy

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    It takes place pre- Witcher 1, before beard and facial scars.

    Internet outrage is hilarious though, I definitely think of Geralt as older,uglier, bearded.
     
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    The responses are hilarious though

     
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  20. Illinihockey

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    Was my first thought as well.
     
  21. Popovio

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    It's younger Geralt, and it's a screen test. Not worried.
     
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    Yep, you definitely told us that you were ready to overreact.
     
  23. RSK

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    Don't be mad at me cause he looks like legolas
     
  24. TrustyPatches

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    I don’t really give a fuck what he looks like as long as he acts the part. Literally zero fucks if he nails the rest
     
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  25. DutyJB

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    I like the Witcher! And the Wild Hund is maybe one of the coolest parts of that game! I've spent a lot of time playing it and it's really one of the best role-playing games I tried. Even Skyrim is not so cool as this stuff. I've just started reading a book on which the game was based. It's rather long but I'll handle it. I also want to pick up something alike on that Japanese video game blog I follow:
    http://puyogemu.com/
    But I'm not sure I will find something appropriate. The Whitcher is a very special game and I think I'll find nothing as cool as it.
     
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  26. Popovio

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    The bots are in the Witcher thread now?!
     
  27. Wu

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    Which Whitcher
     
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  28. Popovio

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    "Cyberpunk 1272"

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  29. CoastalOrange

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    Playing through Blood and Wine right now. Enjoying it so far. Big fan of having a wine named after me and a vineyard.
     
  30. Illinihockey

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    Excellent DLC. Both were really good. Blood and Wine was great.
     
  31. Popovio

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    Even though I've played the game way too many times, starting a new game is always exciting. I find new things every playthrough. Haven't found another game that can really replace it.
     
  32. Aussie

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    Probably the best dlc a game has ever received.
     
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  33. Wu

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    They can take as long as they need for CP2077
     
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  34. CoastalOrange

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    Pretty annoyed rn. Been playing the B&W expansion for the past 4 hrs bc it wouldn't let me save. I figured I was towards the end of the main story line so I get it, lots going on so you've gotta power through. Get through everything, still can't save. Ok, maybe I can't save until I leave Toussiant. Head back to the normal main story line. Immediately jumps to cut scenes. Annoying but whatever. Finally get control and it still wouldn't let me save. Try and see when the last Auto save took place and my screen freezes. All that F'ing time wasted. Might be a while before I pick it back up.